“I think it’s just funny to argue a certain point and a lot of the points I argue I don’t even agree with.” He does this because he feels one branch of comedy isn’t in the best of health. “I worry that satire is becoming a dead art in popular society,” he says. “So, I’m going to continue to pound satire down people’s throats until they do understand it.” Smith performs Thursday-Sunday at Go Bananas. $10-$15. Get details, buy tickets and find nearby bars and restaurants here.